Navitas at UMass Dartmouth

Navitas_at_UMassDartmouth_Logo_Lockup_RGBWelcome to Navitas at UMass Dartmouth ¬†We’re delighted to see you are looking for information about Navitas USA and its highly respected partner, the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

For students from overseas, Navitas at UMass Dartmouth program offers an excellent pathway into Year 1 of a University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Bachelors degree program. If you are thinking about completing your university degree in the U.S., but are worried about how you will cope at an overseas university, or if your English level is not quite high enough, Navitas at UMass Dartmouth is the perfect solution. Through our pathway program, you will be studying at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus and will become a UMass Dartmouth student upon admission.

You will experience small class sizes which will ensure maximum opportunity for class discussion and individualized attention. You will also receive the extra care and support you need to ensure that you succeed in your studies in the U.S.

We hope you’ll find the information you need on this website. We look forward to personally welcoming you to Navitas at UMass Dartmouth.


Navitas at UMass Dartmouth offers an alternative pathway to the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth for international students who may not qualify for direct entry and who seek a supportive study environment. UPP is equivalent to the first year of a UMass Dartmouth Bachelors degree program, and when you successfully complete this stage, you can move directly into the second year of your undergraduate degree. We also provide a Pre-Masters Program which prepares you for your Masters Program in Business Administration and Engineering.


Study at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in a unique location for a world class education.Become a UMass Dartmouth student upon admission.

Small class sizes mean you receive more personal attention from lecturers.

Access comprehensive student support services covering all aspects of your academic and non-academic life.

Have the opportunity to study in acclaimed and fully accredited programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, Charlton College of Business, College of Engineering, and College of Visual and Performing Arts


Students in the UPP program will complete their coursework at UMass Dartmouth’s satellite campus in downtown Fall River, MA. Students in the Pre-Masters Program will complete their coursework at UMass Dartmouth’s main campus.


Start in: January, May, or September


9,000 U.S and international students from throughout the world